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Becoming Spiritual

These past 5 months, I have weirdly been growing this relationship with God — genuinely (without anyone forcing me to) and it sure as hell feels good. I went to a church that a friend invited me to — without knowing that was the day that my outlook on Christianity would change. On this particular […]

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Sunnies x Sneakers & Mental Cleanse

I have not posted in a while and if I’m honest — sometimes life just gets in the way. I’ve retracted away from Instagram for a while — simply because I began to notice the lack of genuineness. It seemed that the way to create was to “fake it to make it”.  So.. I needed […]

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Monochrome + Blogging + Dream Job: Real Chat

Let’s chat blogging + dream job. I know I am not the only one that is constantly struggling with finding my ultimate “dream job”. I ask myself constantly, “what is it that you want to dedicate your life to for the rest of your life?” You are absolutely lucky if you are able to answer […]

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Spring Fling + Colorful Things

  “There is something about being out in the midst of nature that can be so calming. Surrounded by body of water and beautiful tall trees completes the day. Sometimes we all just need to go to the place that brings us the most comfort.” – Sakiyna Never have I ever… retained a 2-piece set […]

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Red Carpet Hosting Event: Kimmie Awards

On April 27th- April 29th, Sheen Magazine hosted their Annual Kimmie Awards, hosted by Kimberly Chapman (Publisher) and Sammi Haynes (Editor-In-Chief). That Friday night was the anticipated Annual Chapman Foundation Fashion show; which I had the opportunity to interview some amazing talent that attended.      Many talents that were in attendance were: Rasheeda + […]

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Friday Favorites | Style

Friday Favorites: Spring Time

For Friday favorites this week, i’ve decided to create the perfect spring outfit (in celebration of the spring weather that we are beginning to feel here in Atlanta). As the weather tends to get a bit warmer, it’s time for us to move in our spring wardrobe. Recently, I realized that having a wardrobe distinctively […]

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Style | Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Miami – Weekend Edition

Turning 25 years old AND celebrating 1 officially birthday year for ToastedLeather, I knew that I had to make this a celebration. Never have I ever thought that Miami would be the place chosen. Need help planning a quick get-a-way trip to Miami? No worries, I gotcha covered. I’ve listed cool places to visit and […]

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Friday Favorites | Style

Friday Favorites : Spring Edition

When Friday rolls around, it feels like we have a chance to hit our reset button, and get ready for the following week… or re-organize your spring wardrobe. It’s Friday and what a better way to share a few of my favorite products for the week for springtime. Unfortunately, here in Atlanta, we have not […]

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DIY | Style

Faux Fur Bum Bag

Winter is coming to an end and what better way than to share a DIY project I recently created: a faux fur bum bag. I know what many of you are thinking, “who still wear those?” I do… and you should too. Let me tell you why!     Since the year began, i’ve began […]

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Collaboration | Style

Influenster x Smashbox Cosmetics

As an upcoming blogger, it is very vital for me to work with brands that I value, can appreciate and trust. So, I was super stoked to receive my first package from Influester with Smashbox Cosmetics. Influenster is an app (also a website), mainly used for bloggers to have the opportunity to collaborate with different brands, […]

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